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Educators' Fall Preview 2017

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Balboa Park

San Diego, CA 92104

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October 3 - October 5

Join us for a FREE collaborative experience in Balboa Park designed just for educators! Five different institutions will open their doors over three successive evenings to give educators a chance to discover all the park offers students and teachers. Enjoy complimentary food, drinks, and special giveaways by the host institutions and info tables from numerous neighboring museums. Connect with friends and colleagues and explore cross-curricular learning opportunities with hands-on activities and teaching resources. Register for programs for the 2017-2018 school year. Join us for one night or come to all three!


October 3, 2017, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.:

Venue: Fleet Science Center, 1875 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101

Educators are invited for a night of food and gaming. Game Masters: The Exhibition showcases the world’s best video game designers, from the arcade era to today’s console and online games. No quarters required! Once you put the controller down, learn more about educator professional development opportunities and ways to either visit or bring the Fleet to your school.

Information Tables Provided By: San Diego Museum of Man, The San Diego Museum of Art, Japanese Friendship Garden, Mingei International Museum, San Diego Model Railroad Museum, San Diego Air and Space Museum, San Diego History Center




October 4, 2017, 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.:

Venues:

  • San Diego Museum of Man, 1350 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
  • The San Diego Museum of Art, 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92102
  • Japanese Friendship Garden, 2215 Pan American Rd E, San Diego, CA 92101

THE SAN DIEGO MUSEUM OF ART:

This once-a-year event offers educators a preview of Museum exhibitions and programs during the 2017–18 school year. Join colleagues for a docent-led tour through the galleries and enjoy highlights from the permanent collection. Light refreshments will be served and sample art projects and other curriculum resources will be available. There will be a raffle and an art supply giveaway.

SAN DIEGO MUSEUM OF MAN:

Join fellow educators for an evening at the San Diego Museum of Man. Get an exclusive look at exhibitions, enjoy interactive tours and activities, and learn more about educational resources and programs for students. Refreshments will be served.

Information Tables Provided By: Mingei International Museum, Fleet Science Center, San Diego History Center, San Diego Art Institute



October 5, 2017: 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.:

Venue: Mingei International Museum, Plaza de Panama, Balboa Park, 1439 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101

Unwind with colleagues while enjoying refreshments and learning about Mingei International Museums resources for educators. Explore exhibitions of international folk art, craft and design, participate in art workshops, learn about student exhibition oppertunites and leave with resources to engage your students in new and creative ways.

Information Tables Provided By: San Diego Museum of Man, The San Diego Museum of Art, Japanese Friendship Garden, Fleet Science Center, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego History Center

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San Diego, CA 92104

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